Tag: FIRS

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Edwin OkoloAugust 23, 2019

Davido, a name you’d never never expect to show up on a list beside The Assemblies of God

In the list of things that are fairly obvious but you would have never think to predict, is Davido’s music ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqSeptember 24, 2018

The Big 5: NASS postpones resumption, #OsunDecides: Seek the court’s interpretation on INEC’s verdict – Saraki to Adeleke | More stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: The National Assembly late Sunday shifted the date for resumption from ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 10, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 10th of September

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: Teebillz’s endless obsession with Tiwa Savage is peak male ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 8, 2017

VAIDS rakes in N17bn – FIRS

No less than N17 billion has been recovered in taxes from those who have voluntarily declared their tax liabilities, through ...

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ToluSeptember 9, 2017

31,000 police officers to be recruited; $2bn spent on IDPs | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

31,000 – The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has said that the Nigerian Police Force would recruit this number ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 5, 2017

FIRS generates N2.11trn tax revenue in 7 months – Report

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), generated the sum of N2.11 trillion as revenue from January to July this year ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 10, 2017

[The Activism Blog] The nepotism in Buhari’s government is sickening

A Twitter user and regular public commentator @ogbenidipo has cried out in reaction to the level of nepotism in the ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 1, 2017

Reps to probe 5-day-old company awarded multi-billion naira contract

The House of Representatives committee on public procurement has said yesterday that it would probe and unveil owners of a ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaMay 4, 2017

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

by Dolapo Adelana 1. FG will revoke licenses of some oil refineries – Kachikwu The minister of state for petroleum, Dr. ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaMay 4, 2017

The YNaija Tracklist: FIRS officials attacked by militants at Patience Jonathan’s hotel | FG will revoke licenses of some oil refineries – Kachikwu | More stories

by Dolapo Adelana From the papers this morning – a Tracklist. FG will revoke licenses of some oil refineries – ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaMay 4, 2017

FIRS officials attacked by militants at Patience Jonathan’s hotel

by Dolapo Adelana Over 50 persons suspected to be militants on Wednesday attacked officials of the Federal Inland Revenue Service ...

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AzeezApril 13, 2017

FIRS to introduce electronic tax clearance certificate

by Azeez Adeniyi The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has said it would soon introduce electronic Tax Clearance Certificate (TCC) ...

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RoqeebahNovember 29, 2016

The YNaija Cover this morning, the 29th of November

Read the full stories and our analyses here now.

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AzeezNovember 10, 2016

Senate rejects FIRS budget again over loopholes

The Senate on Thursday rejected the report of its Finance Committee on the 2016 budget of the Federal Inland Revenue Service ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 2, 2016

FIRS receives 700,000 applications for 500 jobs

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) says it received about 700,000 applications for the 500 jobs it advertised. Chairman of ...

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Op-ed EditorSeptember 26, 2016

Opinion: 3 tech products we need built in Nigeria

A few weeks ago Mark Zuckerberg came Nigeria sightseeing and checking up on his investments (Andela and the millions of ...

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Op-ed EditorSeptember 25, 2016

Moses Ochonu: Buhari’s problem is unhealthy personal loyalty

Buhari’s problem can be summed up in two words: personal loyalty. He is loyal to a fault to those who ...

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AzeezAugust 16, 2016

N715m tax debt: FIRS seals 4 firms

The Federal Inland Revenue Service on Monday said it had sealed some companies over unremitted taxes running into N715m. In ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 27, 2016

Merge MDAs to reduce costs – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, on Tuesday, advised the 36 state governors to consider merging redundant and ineffective Ministries, Departments and ...

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Isime EseneJuly 21, 2016

Saatah Nubari: WE will take back our country from THEM in 2019… get ready

by Saatah Nubari I rented an apartment about a week ago and the compound had a big generator house—that was ...

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AzeezJuly 14, 2016

FIRS goes after tax evaders

The Federal Inland Revenue Service has revealed that it would be focusing on recovering taxes owed by airlines, banks and ...

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Op-Ed EditorJune 26, 2016

Opinion: Over-employed civil servants and the siege at the Ministry of Finance

By Tonnie Iredia Last week, the Federal Ministry of Finance was effectively blocked for at least 3days from performing any ...

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Mazi EmekaJune 23, 2016

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

These are the top five stories to monitor today. 1. National Assembly members shun Buhari’s dinner invitation Members of the ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoJune 15, 2016

The 23 conditions states must meet before receiving N90bn loan

The Federal Government has indicated its readiness to release N90 billion loan facility to state governments to reduce their dependency on monthly ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 6, 2015

Did EFCC really sit on N1.7bn meant for FIRS?

Is it possible that the nation’s major anti-corruption agency, is stinkingly corrupt? Last week, it was N2trn alleged by Mr ...

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Janeth JAugust 21, 2015

THE 2015 TRACKLIST: Fayose to destroy Fayemi’s legacy, FIRS gets new boss, Amaechi administration to be probed, More stories

Fayose vows to destroy Fayemi’s legacy. YNaija US pledges support for ongoing NNPC reforms. Leadership What Buhari told police officers ...

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Janeth JAugust 20, 2015

Baba Go Slow is working, appoints new FIRS chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed William Babatunde Fowler as Acting Executive Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS)  until his ...

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Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 16, 2015

Analysis: Yes, Nigeria is diversifying but what is the objective exactly?

by SBM Intelligence In presenting the 2015 Budget to the national assembly, the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 15, 2014

FIRS seals Ewekoro Power Plant over unpaid N114 million tax [DETAILS]

by Godwin Akanfe Officials of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) Southwest, have sealed-off the Lagos office of Ewekoro Power ...

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April 22, 2013

Ijeoma Nwogwugwu: Instituting a culture of meritocracy

by Ijeoma Nwogwugwu …it is high time we jettisoned the quota system, federal character or political considerations in determining who ...

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